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Monitor Configuration (Vista)
Code examples:
How to adjust monitor brightness (Vista, monitor with DDC support)
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Retrieves the minimum, maximum, and current brightness settings for a monitor.
Code examples:
How to adjust monitor brightness (Vista, monitor with DDC support)
BOOL GetMonitorBrightness(
  HANDLE  hMonitor,
  LPDWORD  pdwMinimumBrightness,
  LPDWORD  pdwCurrentBrightness,
  LPDWORD  pdwMaximumBrightness
FoxPro declaration:
DECLARE INTEGER GetMonitorBrightness IN dxva2;
    INTEGER hMonitor,;
    LONG @pdwMinimumBrightness,;
    LONG @pdwCurrentBrightness,;
    LONG @pdwMaximumBrightness
[in] Handle to a physical monitor. To get the monitor handle, call GetPhysicalMonitorsFromHMONITOR or GetPhysicalMonitorsFromIDirect3DDevice9.

[out] Receives the monitor"s minimum brightness.

[out] Receives the monitor"s current brightness.

[out] Receives the monitor"s maximum brightness.
Return value:
If the function succeeds, the return value is nonzero.
STORE 0 TO minBrightness, curBrightness, maxBrightness

? GetMonitorBrightness(hPhysMonitor,;
    @minBrightness, @curBrightness, @maxBrightness)

? minBrightness, curBrightness, maxBrightness
My comment:
If this function is supported, the GetMonitorCapabilities function returns the MC_CAPS_BRIGHTNESS flag.

See also: SetMonitorBrightness
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